Sandy Frykholm has worked as a writer in public relations, journalism, poetry, and plays. An avid reader of historical fiction, her current pursuit is writing novels set in the medieval Kingdom of Naples and the Mediterranean area.
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Snow in Capracotta. Image from the Capracotta.com website, which also provides ski information in three languages. We rarely hear from Molise, that region southeast of Abruzzo, northwest of Puglia. Molise extends from the mountains of central Italy to the Adriatic coast. But a village in Molise made international news today, boasting…
Sandy Frykholm:I have to admit, I never thought about the translation of the word “Carnevale”! But ‘farewell to meat’ makes sense, as that was the tradition for centuries. Here are some ideas from the Sons of Italy blog for celebrating Carnevale! Originally posted on Sons of Italy Blog: It’s Carnevale!…
Many of my readers are interested in genealogy and researching their family history. I recently heard of this webinar which might be of interest: http://www.shopfamilytree.com/italian-genealogy-crash-course-webinar?et_mid=718729&rid=249714348 If you take it, I’d love to know what you thought of it!